Shooting claims life of one in Orange
Orange police are investigating a shooting that took place Saturday evening at 9:55 pm. Officers responded to the Fox Run Apartments in the 2600 block of Allie Payne Rd. in reference to a double shooting.
Upon arrival, officers located witnesses who directed them to the apartment where two males had sustained gunshots. Kendrick Dunlap, 18, sustained a gunshot wound to the chest, while 21 year old Desean Sandles had sustained what witnesses were calling a self inflicted wound to the head.
Emergency medical personnel from Acadian Ambulance Svc., and first responders from the OFD administered first aid at the scene.
Sandles was transported via air ambulance to Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont, while Dunlap was pronounced dead at the scene by Pct. 2 Justice of the Peace Derry Dunn.